22 days in Sydney, Melbourne & Brisbane Itinerary

22 days in Sydney, Melbourne & Brisbane Itinerary

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22 days in Sydney, Melbourne & Brisbane Itinerary

Cork
bus + Fly:  28​h
Sydney
— 9 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
Melbourne
— 7 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
Brisbane
— 3 nights
Fly:  32​h
Cork

8
days
Sydney

Sydney ©
Lent iconic status as a result of its famous bridge and opera house, Sydney has a down-to-earth charm that enhances its spectacular setting and functional efficiency.
Your inner history buff will appreciate The Rocks and Justice & Police Museum. Do your shopping at Sydney Fish Market and Haigh's Chocolates Strand Arcade. Get out of town with these interesting Sydney side-trips: Glenbrook Rotary Farmers Markets (in Glenbrook), Odd Mountain (in Katoomba) and Leura (The Nook, The Candy Store Leura, & more). There's still lots to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Bondi Beach, take a stroll through Darling Harbour, don't miss a visit to Sydney Harbour Bridge, and stroll through Coogee Beach.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, read Sydney road trip app .

Cork, Ireland to Sydney is an approximately 28-hour combination of bus and flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight. You'll lose 10 hours traveling from Cork to Sydney due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Cork in September, plan for a bit warmer days in Sydney, with highs around 25°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 14°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Thu) early enough to travel to Melbourne.

Things to do in Sydney

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Shopping

Side Trips

Leura, Glenbrook Rotary Farmers Markets, Odd Mountain
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Sydney Fish Market ©
Sydney Fish Market
The Rocks ©
The Rocks
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Bondi Beach

7
days
Melbourne

Melbourne ©
The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Old Melbourne Gaol and Shrine of Remembrance. Head to Melbourne Central and South Melbourne Marketfor plenty of shopping. The adventure continues: shop like a local with Degraves Street, browse the different shops at Bourke Street Mall, kick back and relax at St. Kilda Beach, and admire the natural beauty at Royal Botanic Gardens.

To see traveler tips, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, use the Melbourne trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Sydney to Melbourne takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Traveling from Sydney in September, expect Melbourne to be little chillier, temps between 20°C and 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 20th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Brisbane.

Things to do in Melbourne

#Shopping, #Neighborhoods, #Parks

Side Trip

St. Kilda Beach
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Melbourne Central ©
Melbourne Central
St. Kilda Beach ©
St. Kilda Beach
Old Melbourne Gaol ©
Old Melbourne Gaol

3
days
Brisbane

Brisbane ©
Queensland’s biggest town and state capital, Brisbane has an attractive, manicured image based around its riverside aesthetic as well as the contrast between its high-rise center and extensive urban greenery.
Popular historic sites such as Newstead House and Victoria Bridge Abutment are in your itinerary. Relax by the water at Dicky Beach and Moffat Beach. Next up on the itinerary: have some family-friendly fun at South Bank Parklands, take some stellar pictures from Mount Coot-tha Lookout, identify plant and animal life at Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary, and explore and take pictures at Brisbane Botanic Gardens Mt. Coot-tha.

For ratings, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, read Brisbane sightseeing website .

You can fly from Melbourne to Brisbane in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. Traveling from Melbourne in September, things will get a bit warmer in Brisbane: highs are around 28°C and lows about 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Brisbane

#Parks, #Beaches, #Outdoors

Side Trip

Caloundra
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South Bank Parklands ©
South Bank Parklands
Newstead House ©
Newstead House
Victoria Bridge Abutment ©
Victoria Bridge Abutment

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